Report by Denis Lafontaine, Athletics Webmaster
It was a very busy for Vanier varsity teams with no fewer than six game results to report.
On Friday, September 8th, the Div.1 Men’s Soccer team remained unbeaten following a 1-1 tie at home with Montmorency.
Also on Friday, the Women’s Flag Football team lost their season opener 20-0 in a road loss against Saint-Laurent. They hope to turn things around when they next play a home doubleheader on Sunday, September 17th. They face Valleyfield at 10:00 AM and then play against L’Assomption starting at 1:30 PM.
On Saturday, September 8th, the Div.1 Men’s Football Cheetahs improved to 2-1, after taking a clutch 19-18 road win over Notre-Dame-de-Foy (winners of last year’s Bold d’Or). They next play a road game @ Lévis-Lauzon on Saturday, September 16th, starting at 1:00 PM.
On Sunday, September 10th, the Div.1 Men’s Soccer Cheetahs took their first loss of the season, a 3-1 decision vs Dawson. Their record is now 2 ties and 1 loss. They will next play a road game @ Montmorency on Friday, September 15th, starting at 8:30 PM.
Also on Sunday, the Women’s Rugby Cheetahs lost 47-29 loss to John Abbott, while the Men’s Rugby team also lost to the powerhouse John Abbott’s Men’s squad by the score of 64-0. The Men’s Rugby team’s next game will be played at home on Sunday, September 17th vs Marianopolis, starting at 12 noon. The Women’s Rugby Cheetahs next game is also on Sunday, September 17th, but it will be played on the road @ Lennoxville at 1:00 PM, in a match that will be played at Coulter Field.
Finally, the Div.2 Women’s Soccer Cheetahs will open their season at home with a game vs Ahuntsic which will be played on this coming Friday, September 15th at 9:00 PM.
Come on out and support your Cheetahs!!